Expanding ideas and opportunities for area youth


VAE encourages creative and innovative instructional programs in K-12 classrooms


VAE inspires teaching excellence and supports workforce development


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Welcome to Valley Alliance for Education

CONGRATULATIONS – 2018-19 Creative Classroom Grant winners!  VAE is proud to have awarded 26 Creative Classroom Grants along with 3 school grants bringing the total amount funded for the 2018-19 academic year to $36,531.64.  These grants are only possible because of our generous and loyal donors  – all of us at VAE would like to sincerely THANK YOU!!!  For a complete list of grant recipients click on the Grant tab above.


Valley Alliance for Education is a regional partnership of employers, educators and community volunteers established to promote excellence in the public schools, which will result in an improved quality of life and economic prosperity in the region.


Since Valley Alliance for Education was founded in 1990, the organization has directed well over a half a million dollars into area schools through the Creative Classroom Grant program.


The Valley Alliance for Education Creative Classroom Grants program has been established to promote educational excellence and creative instruction in the region by funding special student-centered projects.